The study also highlights the constructs of current linguistic theory, arguing for distinctive features and the notion 'onset' and against some of the claims of Optimality Theory and Usage-based accounts.
The importance of Henk Zeevat's new monograph cannot be overstated. [...] I recommend it to anyone who combines interests in language, logic, and computation [...]. David Beaver, University of Texas at Austin
Second Language Acquisition in A Study Abroad Context
Studies in Bilingualism, 9
A series of studies exploring the relationship between language learning and the study abroad experience among student populations at the secondary and college levels. The papers provide an emerging description of the specific language abilities of students who have been abroad as distinguished from those who have not.